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Likelihood to Recommend

Articulate 360

Articulate 360 is a great authoring tool for beginners. It has a very clean user interface and makes creating courses a breeze. You don't need to have much experience as an instructional designer to create a great and professional-looking course. I would recommend it for instructors who want to create intuitive courses available on many different platforms.
Jonathan Delgado | TrustRadius Reviewer

Kaltura

Kaltura is an excellent tool IF you have a large library of content. It can be pretty pricey so if you are early in launching an online program you may be better off waiting a few years until you've amassed a large enough catalog to warrant the investment in such a tool.The tool is best purchased by a University or company-wide vs having a single department try to find the budget for it. The unlimited plan pays for itself in most cases if you go this route. Secondly, you must be willing to invest time and resources into on-going training for your faculty and staff, especially for those who wish to create their own media and use the quizzing features.
Mark Nowowiejski | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Learning Management

Articulate 360
8.1
Kaltura
Course authoring
Articulate 360
9.4
Kaltura
Course catalog or library
Articulate 360
8.1
Kaltura
Player/Portal
Articulate 360
8.2
Kaltura
Learning content
Articulate 360
8.4
Kaltura
Mobile friendly
Articulate 360
9.0
Kaltura
Progress tracking & certifications
Articulate 360
8.2
Kaltura
Assignments
Articulate 360
8.0
Kaltura
Compliance management
Articulate 360
7.2
Kaltura
Learning administration
Articulate 360
7.4
Kaltura
Learning reporting & analytics
Articulate 360
8.2
Kaltura
Social learning
Articulate 360
6.9
Kaltura

Video Marketing

Articulate 360
Kaltura
9.0
Video personalization
Articulate 360
Kaltura
7.0
Support for advertisements
Articulate 360
Kaltura
10.0
Video SEO
Articulate 360
Kaltura
10.0

Video Platform Integrations

Articulate 360
Kaltura
10.0
Integration to LMS
Articulate 360
Kaltura
10.0

Video Security

Articulate 360
Kaltura
9.5
Video access controls
Articulate 360
Kaltura
9.0
User management
Articulate 360
Kaltura
9.0
Video link sharing
Articulate 360
Kaltura
9.9
Internal video
Articulate 360
Kaltura
9.9
External video
Articulate 360
Kaltura
9.9

Video Player

Articulate 360
Kaltura
9.5
Player customization
Articulate 360
Kaltura
9.0
Embedded videos
Articulate 360
Kaltura
10.0
Video quality / Bandwidth controls
Articulate 360
Kaltura
10.0
Mobile compatibility
Articulate 360
Kaltura
9.0

Video Analytics

Articulate 360
Kaltura
8.4
A/B testing
Articulate 360
Kaltura
9.0
Streaming quality reports
Articulate 360
Kaltura
10.0
Per viewer tracking
Articulate 360
Kaltura
8.0
Per video tracking
Articulate 360
Kaltura
8.0
Video analytics dashboard
Articulate 360
Kaltura
7.1

Video Hosting, Management & Storage

Articulate 360
Kaltura
8.5
On-Demand video
Articulate 360
Kaltura
8.0
Live streaming
Articulate 360
Kaltura
8.0
Impact of streaming on network
Articulate 360
Kaltura
7.0
Video upload & format support
Articulate 360
Kaltura
10.0
Video library / File management
Articulate 360
Kaltura
9.0
Video portal
Articulate 360
Kaltura
9.0

Video Engagement

Articulate 360
Kaltura
6.0
Video comments
Articulate 360
Kaltura
6.0

Pros

Articulate 360

  • Ease of use/ability to learn how to use features
  • Clean and simple design output makes it easy for learners to navigate through courses
  • Freedom to create what your imagination can dream up
  • Community Support from e-learning heroes is great! Any issues are normally resolved with the community within a day and articulate staff still follows up.
  • 360 is always being upgraded and improved with character bundles, image/video content, and new feature roll-outs.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Kaltura

  • Very easy to use interface for uploading videos or capturing a screen recording. There are very few clicks required to get the media up and running. The video conversion process that happens on the back-end is fast and provides videos in device agnostic formats.
  • Integrates well with other systems, such as our Moodle LMS. This extends the capabilities of the LMS and also allows us to keep video/multimedia content organized in a central location (the KMC).
  • Kaltura can be connected to various processes within your organization. For example, we have a system in place that allows a video lecture in a classroom to be uploaded to Kaltura in a very easy manner.
  • User/role management is very important as some people on campus have more privileges to publish content than do others. We have Kaltura connected to our Single Sign-On solution for authentication and we can assign roles to specific people within the Kaltura software.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Articulate 360

  • More flexibility to customize the look and feel of Articulate Rise templates (think of position of corporate logo and colors in quizzes)
  • A functionality that I would love to see is A morph transition
  • The JavaScript trigger can’t be used in preview mode. This really slows down the workflow when working with JavaScript
Paul Alders | TrustRadius Reviewer

Kaltura

  • Admin interface is sometimes difficult to navigate.
  • Videos ingested sometimes are delayed by hours or days before being available.
  • Support services often have full-day delays before escalation.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Likelihood to Renew

Articulate 360

Articulate 360 9.1
Based on 1 answer
Articulate 360 is now an integral part of our offering
Phil Mayor | TrustRadius Reviewer

Kaltura

Kaltura 6.3
Based on 3 answers
Since we have many terabytes of data currently stored with Kaltura and the system and it works great, it would be very difficult to move to another system.
Kirk Laird | TrustRadius Reviewer

Usability

Articulate 360

Articulate 360 8.4
Based on 8 answers
Overall I can't fault Articulate 360. Sure, there are always enhancements that an individual user would like to see introduced, but generally speaking the usability is second to none.
Articulate 360 offers something for users of all levels. It can be friendly enough not to turn off novices, but has enough about it to keep the professional coming back for more.
David Tait | TrustRadius Reviewer

Kaltura

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Support Rating

Articulate 360

Articulate 360 8.5
Based on 23 answers
It took forever to get someone to respond--either by email or by phone--directly to a pricing and licensing question. It is unfortunate that a company that has such potential as a streamlined course building/authoring tool not only missed the boat with service but also proves itself to be all fluff and no substance.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Kaltura

Kaltura 5.0
Based on 2 answers
The first line support agents seldom are able to diagnose or troubleshoot any problems that we have. These agents simply open support tickets in their system which are escalated to a foreign level 2 support agent which creates at least a day delay between reporting a problem and getting initial feedback. Any back-and-forth questions add at least another day delay.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

Articulate 360

Articulate 360 has the total package vs the other tools. If you just wanted to do video, you can use tools like Camtasia. Another elearning tool I have tried is called Viewlet Builder. It was a very stripped down version of a Storyline type software where you could create and produce elearning modules as well. Articulate 360 has pretty much all of the capabilities of the other kinds of elearning development tools, so you pretty much only need one suite instead of compiling a toolkit of mixed software
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Kaltura

We considered a couple of options 2 years ago. One of those options has since been sold and dismantled. Kaltura was really the best product in this space. Now, Canvas is releasing its own video solution very soon and it has some nice workflow features. It remains to be seen if that solution will challenge Kaltura.
Robert Gibson MS, MBA, EdD | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

Articulate 360

  • So far we have been able to implement a host of interactive eLearnings that have received a widely positive reception from our learner base! It has some glitches but everyone is mostly happy with it and seem to learn a lot.
  • Rise is so easy to use that I can whip up a course as easily as I can whip up an outline, so usually, I just dive into course creation and share that as my "outline." This helps me get work done faster.
  • Being able to review my work with the 'Review' tool has allowed us to collaborate much more quickly, which has DEEPLY benefitted one of our big revenue-generating projects last year.
Rebecca Mogollón | TrustRadius Reviewer

Kaltura

  • The ability to have such a robust solution for rich media content far outweighs the cost of service.
  • We have new projects which will push the limits and abilities of Kaltura in the future.
Leonardo Ferre | TrustRadius Reviewer

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Pricing Details

Articulate 360

General

Free Trial
Yes
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

Articulate 360 Editions & Modules

Edition
Teams$1,299.001
  1. Per Year
Additional Pricing Details
Articulate 360 is available on the Articulate website and through Articulate Authorized Resellers. The Articulate 360 Teams plan is available for $1,299 per user, per year, and individual subscriptions perfect for freelancers are available for $999 per user, per year (all prices USD). Eligible educational customers receive a 50% discount on list prices.

Kaltura

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Yes
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

Kaltura Editions & Modules

Additional Pricing Details

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

Articulate 360
8.8
Kaltura
8.0

Likelihood to Renew

Articulate 360
9.1
Kaltura
6.3

Usability

Articulate 360
8.4
Kaltura

Support Rating

Articulate 360
8.5
Kaltura
5.0

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